Racist bus passenger goes on rant and threatens to kick pregnant woman in the stomachBy Mason White 3:22 PM November 19, 2015
By: Chan Yuan
A woman was arrested on a charge of racially aggravated intentional harassment after going on a rant against Muslims on a public bus, police in the United Kingdom said.
Now, 37-year-old Simone Joseph of London, was sentenced to serve 16 weeks in jail, which was suspended for 18 months, after being accused of threatening to kick a pregnant woman in the stomach.
According to the police investigation, the incident unfolded on a 206 bus in London. The court heard that Joseph is hostile towards the victim’s religion.
Joseph subjected the victim to a torrent of anti-Muslim and racist abuse, which left her terrified.
The victim was heavily pregnant and Joseph threatened to kick her in the stomach, leaving her fearful for her unborn baby. Nearby passengers were understandably shocked and distressed by what they had witnessed.